Woman hospitalised after being trapped in crash wreckage

A WOMAN has been hospitalised after she was freed from the wreckage of a two vehicle crash last night.

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Step inside McGrath Estate Agents' Property Pick of the Week

Hartsuyker slams 'crackpots' wanting to change Aus Day date

KEEP THE DATE: Cowper MP Luke Hartsuyker doesn't believe the Australia Day date should be changed.

Cowper MP slams those hoping to change the date of Australia Day

Statistics prove Coffs is a top destination

HOOKING UP: Ryan Smith, Leo and Elliot Smith, Beau and Rylie and Todd Payne make the most of the great holiday weather to enjoy some Coffs Coast fishing.

Holiday parks booked out at 100% occupancy.

Don't blame cyclists blame the cycleways

The ongoing debate about cyclists on the road continues on the Coffs Coast.

What's got the Coffs Coast talking?

What's on around the Coffs Coast this week

SWIFF light box with brighten the Jetty.

Made plans yet? Here are some ideas.

Pride of Coffs: Lions club calls it a day

RECOGNITION: Coffs Harbour Lions Club members Sandra Seyner, Don Marker, Coralie Falconer and Rosalie Skinner have done wonders keeping the Coffs Harbour Lions Club running in recent years.

After more than six decades Coffs Harbour Lions Club has closed

Scaffolding comes down on Coffs Central

UPGRADE: The new-look of Gowings' Coffs Central shopping centre is being unveiled.

Facade of Gowings' Coffs Central has been revealed in part

Waist deep only: lifeguards warn of dangerous swells

BIG SWELL: Lifeguards and life savers have urged beach-goers to be cautious on the beach with large swells expected.

Powerful swells are expected to peak at more than 3.5 metres today

Full house for inaugural carer conference

FULL HOUSE: Ellen Slater (left) discussing progress of the retreat with visiting carer Kim Shephard.

Joyland Carers Retreat has the full house sign up for maiden venture

A club for all ages

Club 300 in Coffs Harbour.

Bowling is perfect for kids, adults

Positive progress on Park Ave

BUSINESS BOON: Is this your next business opportunity? Contact Steve Little at

Exciting time for new businesses

Saddle up for fun

Valery Trails.

See the best of the Coffs Coast on horseback.

Magical moments with marine critters

MARINE MAGIC: Are you brave enough to pose with a croc?

DOLPHIN Marine Magic has got you covered this school holidays.

Fresh and fabulous from the rack to the plate

YUM: John Lindsay from Lindsay's Oysters and Fresh Seafood in Urunga.

Tide of success turns for local seafood business

Australia’s deadliest jobs revealed

Jobs in agriculture are among the most dangerous in the country. Picture: Andy Rogers

Work in these professions? You’re more likely to die on the job

BUSINESS COLLAPSE: ‘I had to empty my kids’ accounts’

Former Michel's Patisserie franchisee Robert Verni.

Robert Verni says he was forced to empty his kids’ bank account

Darrell Lea’s $200 million treat

Kylie Hone of the Darell Lea Park Beach Plaza shows the store is still very much open.

THE 90-year-old Aussie confectionery maker Darrell Lea sold for $200 million

Coke cuts bottle size and ups price after sugar tax

Coca-Cola has blamed UK sugar tax for a price hike.

Coke contains more than 10g of sugar per 100ml

A COLOSSAL RISK: Huge danger sign for housing in Australia

There could be far too many apartments for sale in coming years. Picture: Glenn Hunt/The Australian What does a million dollars buy in Aussie capital cities?

Dangerous property trend could turn a downturn into worse

Noel Whittaker says don't get beached by dream purchase

Be careful if you're thinking about buying a holiday house, warns Noel Whittaker

Noel Whittaker warns about holiday houses

This is how one boarding school dealt with bullying

WHEN I was at a boy’s boarding school the college was set up as houses. One house had earned the reputation as the toughies’ house.

Maybe cyclists need to look at the way they are riding

Bicycle Queensland wants a truce between cyclists and motorists. Picture: AAP Image/Josh Woning

"As for registering bikes, don’t we have enough taxes?"

Climate change deniers full of hot air

HEAT IS ON: David Harris says the world is getting hotter.

Don't let the truth get in the way of a good story

Bouquets and brickbats

What's got the Coffs Coast talking?

What's got the Coffs Coast talking?

Salaries show Prime Minister is out of touch

The Prime Minister has exercised his power under MOPS, the Members of Parliament (Staff) Act, to grant up to 30 ministerial staff higher pay than under the enterprise agreement.

A kick for everyone who is struggling

Online death, rape threats need to be taken seriously

CYBER BULLYING: Online trolls, enough is enough.

"A threat is a threat, and there are laws against it."

SOAPBOX: I suspect we'll do it aGhan and aGhan

Slow TV might be new here, but we've taken to it strongly.

Slow TV might be new here, but we've taken to it strongly

Security cameras to be installed at MP's home, office

"I DON'T want to put anyone at risk... I don't care what it costs. Me and my family are paramount."

'My kids have been targeted': Shock over carnival comments

There has been ongoing controversy about this mural at the McGregors Carnival at Brunswick Heads.

Comedian Mandy Nolan surprised by 'venom' in mural reaction

Man bites cop after trying to break into credit union

A man has been arrested after he tried to break into a credit union.

There was a violent struggle when police tried to arrest the man

Double fatality in cattle truck head-on

A double fatality involving two trucks west of Grafton closed the Gwydir Highway in both directions.

UPDATE: Highway reopened after two truck collision

Torrent of abuse, threats at councillor exposes bigger issue

Lismore City Councillors, like others in NSW, are afforded little protections when it comes to harassment or bullying by members of the public.

Mayor urges community to take a stand against abusive people

Euthanasia workshop in Lismore with 'Dr Death'

RIGHT TO DIE: Dr Philip Nitschke from Exit International will be in Lismore next month.

"Right to die" advocate Dr Philip Nitschke is coming to town

'Disgust' over use of Ballina mayor's effigy at lake protest

Protest at Lake Ainsworth, Lennox Head.

Local resident says it was "very poor form"

Trump strategist Steve Bannon hit by grand jury subpoena

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon speaks during a rally for US senate hopeful Roy Moore. Picture: AP Photo/Brynn Anderson

FORMER White House chief strategist Steve Bannon subpoenaed

No point in using fibre to home for NBN now, says Turnbull

Government stands by mixed tech NBN in submission to parliamentary committee.

The Coalition Government won't ask NBN to roll out more fibre.

Vegans ‘vandalising’ meat with disturbing stickers

Vegans are "vandalising" meat on sale in supermarkets by putting stickers containing pro-vegan anti meat messages on the packaging in the fridges. Picture: FacebookSource:Facebook

VEGAN activists have struck out at meat eaters

‘He didn’t die’: Drug driver’s shock claim

Rebekah Stewart wants her jail term reduced for seriously injuring a cyclist while she was high on ice. What happens in a criminal trial?

Cyclist left bleeding on road after hit by car

Ultra Tune ad backlash, as boss defends 'attractive girls'

Mike Tyson stars in Ultra Tune's latest 'Unexpected Situations' commercial. Picture: YouTube Mike Tyson Ultra Tune Ad - Unexpected Situations

The ad shows the company's 'rubber girls' in tricky situations.

Is this the cheapest house in Australia?

28 Glen Street, Walpeup, Victoria. Picture:

This is one of the cheapest houses in Australia at $55-$60k.

Student auctions off virginity to buy parents a house

'Nicole' is offering up her virginity in an auction to the highest bidder. Picture: Elite Models VIP

A STUDENT is auctioning off her virginity to the highest bidder

Sydney train strike to ‘shut down the city’

Major delays are hammernig the Sydney train system. Picture: twitter/SM

TRAINS in New South Wales will shut down for 24 hours at the end of the month

Tiffiny Hall loses 21kg in four months after giving birth

Tiffiny Hall gained 30kg during her pregancy, but since giving birth in September she has lost 21kg.

SHE gained 30kg during her difficult first pregnancy

1000 teens charged over sex video

Teens face charges of sharing child pornography

‘You’re repulsive’: Abused babysitter’s revenge

Larry Nassar sits with his lawyer Shannon Smith as victim impact statements are read in court before he is sentenced for molesting girls while he was a doctor for USA Gymnastics. Picture: AP

125 girls and women filed reports of abuse with police

Killer’s bizarre behaviour revealed in notorious murder case

Jodi Arias' strange behaviour and determination to look great in her mugshot after being arrested for murder stunned law enforcement. Picture: ID/YouTube

NATHAN Mendes is still haunted by the 2008 murder of a salesman

SCOOP: Man with 'no money' steals two tubs of ice cream

Michael Bernard Luke Delta.

Michael Bernard Luke Delta, 25, pleaded guilty yesterday.

‘Bombshell’ in notorious UFO case

New allegations have been made about a suspected UFO encounter dubbed ‘Britain’s Roswell’. Picture: istock

Retired colonel says two men "may have been abducted"

Police chase rogue wallaby over Sydney Harbour Bridge

Three police officers pin down the kangaroo. Picture: John Grainger

IT HAS taken three police officers to pin down a wild wallaby

Shopper outraged over ‘sick’ baby ‘hotpants’

A shopper has accused Primark of “sexualising children”

Togs, cossie, swimmers or bathers: How to speak 'Stralian'

Swimsuits are called different things in different parts of Australia.

The English language is a dynamic, living thing

How the heck did the car get up there?

A vehicle that crashed into a building hangs from a second story window in Santa Ana, California in a scene that stunned onlookers.

Flying cars? A sedan ploughed into the second floor of a building

Bachie lust? Keira and Jarrod’s raunchy beach date

THE secret’s out. Unlikely Bachelor couple Keira Maguire and Jarrod Woodgate have engaged in a heavy-duty PDA, confirming weeks of speculation that they’d hooked...

Seal denies ‘groping’ friend’s breasts

Seal has denied allegations he groped a woman at his home. Picture: Supplied

Birdsall claims that the singer commented on her allegedly revealing outfit

MOVIE REVIEW: A monster movie with a romantic twist

Sally Hawkins and Doug Jones in The Shape Of Water.

The Shape Of Water is an oddly engaging romance with a lot of heart.

Erin Molan: Here’s proof baby brain exists

Erin Molan doesn't need a science paper to know that baby brain exists. Hers was caught on Instagram.

The 34-year-old suffered a hilarious boo-boo yesterday

YOUR PHOTOS: Readers' encounters with the mega-famous

Erika Harris met Chris Hemsworth and his wife actress Elsa Pataky.

Hollywood mega-stars, groundbreaking comedians, iconic musicians

Stallone reveals who’ll play Ivan Drago’s son

Dolph Lundgren in Rocky IV with Sylvester Stallone. Picture: Alamy

DOLPH Lundgren is set to reprise his role as Ivan Drago in Creed 2.

MAFS groom: ‘We’re talking KFC and a root’

Ryan Gallagher (right) on KIIS FM’s naked dating segment in February 2017.

Ryan Gallagher appeared on Kyle and Jackie O’s naked dating segment.